Documenting Requests for Paid Leave under FFCRA

On April 1st, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued a new rule that regulates the implementation of the  Families First Coronavirus Relief Act (FFCRA) and the paid leave under this new law that became available to employees starting on April 1st.  This new rule clarified what records employers can request from employees asking forRead More

Preparing for A Divorce

If you are considering seeking a divorce or have recently been served with papers seeking a divorce, you might be overwhelmed by the process and wondering what you should be doing. Every situation is different, but starting to collect and organize your documents and information can help make the process go more efficiently and smoothly.Read More

Big Changes for Tax Treatment of Spousal Support Payments on the Horizon in 2019

Historically, spousal support payments (a/k/a alimony) have been tax deductible for the payor and taxable income for the recipient. The Tax Cuts and Job Act (TCJA) passed by Congress changes all that for new divorces granted starting January 1, 2019. Starting in 2019, spousal support payments made under new divorce judgments will no longer beRead More